The Circus Murderer

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The Circus Murderer
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Produced for: Fantomen 22/1981
# of pgs: 32
Writer: Donne Avenell
Artist: Kari Leppänen
Original colorist: N/A
Producer: Semic Press

"The Circus Murderer" is a 1981 Team Fantomen story, written by Donne Avenell, with art by Kari Leppänen.

Plot synopsis

By request from uncle Dave, The Phantom travels to USA and joins a circus to solve a string of murders of police chiefs.


Recurring characters

One-time characters

  • Moti of The rope people
  • Mr. Spengler
  • Charlie Cocola
  • Kurt Sigmund
  • Goliath
  • Pietro Pasolini
  • Riori, chief of The rope people





  • Salt Lake City Times
  • Pittsburg Herald (sic)
  • New York Sun
  • Philadelphia Star

Related stories

Refers to


This story has been published in the following publications:

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  • "Убийца из цирка" (romanized as "Ubiyca iz cirka"), Fantom #4 (1993)

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